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Joytu Sheikh Hasina International Chess begins Sunday

  • Sports Correspondent
  • 18th September, 2021 09:53:10 PM
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Joytu Sheikh Hasina International Grandmasters Chess Tournament begins today at a city hotel in the capital.

Bangladesh Chess Federation and Canadian University are jointly organising the event to mark the 75th birth anniversary of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

A total of 31 players -- 12 grandmasters, 16 international masters and 3 women international masters -- from 10 nations -- will take part in the tournament.